Haywood County Public Schools

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There are 16 public schools in Haywood County, North Carolina, serving 7,705 students.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the North Carolina state average of 48%.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is less than the state average of 15:1.

Haywood County

  • School Location Students Grades
  • WaynesvilleBethel Elementary School
    730 Sonoma Rd
    579 students | Gr. KG-5
  • Waynesville
    Bethel Middle School
    630 Sonoma Rd
    308 students | Gr. 6-8
  • CantonCanton Middle School
    60 Penland St
    594 students | Gr. 6-8
  • WaynesvilleCentral Elementary School
    62 Joy Ln
    294 students | Gr. KG-5
  • ClydeCentral Haywood High School
    Alternative School
    8437 Carolina Blvd 3215 B
    Alternative School
    100 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Clyde
    Clyde Elementary School
    4182 Old Clyde Rd
    471 students | Gr. KG-5
  • Clyde
    Haywood Early Colleg High School
    185 Freedlander Dr
    122 students | Gr. 9-12
  • WaynesvilleHazelwood Elementary School
    1111 Plott Creek Rd
    483 students | Gr. KG-5
  • Waynesville
    Jonathan Valley Elementary School
    410 Hall Dr
    364 students | Gr. KG-5
  • Waynesville
    Junaluska Elementary School
    2238 Asheville Hwy
    349 students | Gr. KG-5
  • CantonMeadowbrook Elementary School
    85 Morning Star Rd
    366 students | Gr. KG-5
  • Canton
    North Canton Elementary School
    60 Thompson St
    421 students | Gr. KG-5
  • Canton
    Pisgah High School
    1 Black Bear Ln
    1064 students | Gr. 9-12
  • ClydeHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Riverbend Elementary School
    71 Learning Ln
    217 students | Gr. KG-5
  • WaynesvilleTuscola High School
    564 Tuscola School Rd
    1020 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Waynesville
    Waynesville Middle School
    459 Brown Ave
    953 students | Gr. 6-8

County Statistics

About Haywood County County Statistics (NC) State Statistics
Population (Approximate) 51,721 people 9,242,160 people
Age 25+ w/College Degree 33% 24%
Median Household Income $45,427 $41,544
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Haywood County, NC public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.17, which is lower than the North Carolina average of 0.64. The most diverse school district in Haywood County is Haywood County School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in North Carolina or in the USA.